| May 30, 1999
It occurred to me that the world, or baseball, anyhow, owes Jerome Holtzman his own action figure. Being the freshly designated "official baseball historian" is all very nice, but action figures say it louder these days.
Why an action figure for...
| Mar 28, 2010
Four young men, two adults and two juveniles, were apprehended after a chase that ended in the rain and the mud of an eastside subdivision Sunday.
A few hours earlier, two cars were stolen from a home in Lawrence. One of those vehicles, a white Cadillac,...
| Mar 29, 2010
***Fans are encouraged to arrive early to witness the historic event that marks the 100th anniversary of the first presidential pitch on the opening day of baseball season***
March 29, 2010 (Washington, DC) - President of the United States Barack Obama...
| Apr 4, 2010
In 1970, a journeyman pitcher published a memoir with an innocuous subtitle: "My Life and Hard Times Throwing the Knuckleball in the Big Leagues." Written by Jim Bouton (with help from sportswriter Leonard Shecter), "Ball Four" took readers to a...
| Dec 10, 2009
• A soccer player who still plays on local travel teams, Creese participated in his first season of cross country this year
• Claimed Class 2A state title with a time of 17 minutes, 30 seconds - beating Bel Air's...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:45 PM
Three men have been arrested in conjunction with the August 2010 heroin overdose death of a 17-year-old Coldwater boy.
The boy, identified as Jesse Alan Payne, was found unresponsive outside a Quincy apartment complex. He was declared dead a short time...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 7:40 PM
A rookie for the Eagles but not on the mat, Clark holds seven New Jersey junior state titles, is a three-time Tulsa National winner and last year, as an eighth-grader wrestling up in the high school classification, won...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 10:50 AM
Barbershops were once a dying business, but students at Associated Barber College in downtown say it is coming back in a big way.
Students at the school are cashing in on the high demand. They say most days, their barber chairs are filled with...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Women's College Basketball-Michigan at Purdue, 5:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Penn State at Northwestern, 7:30 p.m. (Big 10 Network); Idaho at Nevada, 10 p.m. (ESPNU)
Men's College Basketball-Xavier at Cincinnati, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Villanova at...
| Jun 22, 2011
Three Harford County high schools have placed on The Washington Post's 2011 America's Top High Schools list.
Patterson Mill, C. Milton Wright and Bel Air high schools all placed on the list, which grades public high schools around the nation based on how...
| Mar 10, 2012
Harry Wendelstedt, a retired 33-year Major League Baseball umpire who also nurtured a new generation of the game's arbiters for more than 30 years, died Friday at a hospital in Daytona Beach, Fla. He was 73 and had brain cancer.
| Mar 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Timothy Aaron Merritt, 22, of 1011 S. Second St., possession of two ounces of marijuana or less, fined $485 and sentenced to 120 days in jail with 90 days suspended.
Seth Dalton Graves, 16, of 801 N. Penn St., tobacco violation, fined $95.